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Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Korean War Memorial

 
 
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August 6, 2016
1. Korean War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  (Side 1)
Korean War
1950 - 1953

Freedon Is Not Free

(Side 2)
The Korean War June 25, 1950 July 27, 1953

Erected by those who served in honor of the more than 34,000 Americans who made the supreme sacrifice.

Dedicated May 31, 2004
Korean War Veterans Association
Chapter 230 and Friends

Freedon Is Not Free
 
Erected 2004 by Korean War Veterans Association Chapter 230 and Friends.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Korean.
 
Location. 30° 26.624′ N, 91° 11.414′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Memorial is on South River Road north of Government Street, on the right when traveling south. Located at the Louisiana Veterans Memorial Plaza/U.S.S. Kidd Museum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Archer Lejeune (here, next to this marker); USCGC White Alder (a few steps from this marker); Louisiana Vietnam War Memorial
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August 6, 2016
2. Korean War Memorial Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); A-7E Corsair II (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Kidd Veterans Museum & Ship (within shouting distance of this marker); Purple Heart Ship (within shouting distance of this marker); Flying Tiger (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS KIDD - "DD 661" (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
 
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
3. Korean War Memorial Marker
Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
August 6, 2016
4. Korean War Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 15, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 14, 2016. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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